Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
424 AM PDT TUE SEP 2 2014

CAZ280-ORZ621-030000-
/O.CON.KMFR.FW.A.0025.140903T0500Z-140904T0600Z/
WESTERN KLAMATH NATIONAL FOREST-SISKIYOU MOUNTAINS-
424 AM PDT TUE SEP 2 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR THE COMBINATION OF STRONG WINDS AND LOW
RELATIVE HUMIDITIES ABOVE 4500 FT FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 280 AND
621...

* AFFECTED AREA: ELEVATIONS ABOVE 4500 FT IN FIRE WEATHER ZONES
  280 AND 621.

* WIND...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...RECOVERIES AROUND 20 PERCENT TONIGHT THEN MININUM
  RELATIVE HUMIDITY AROUND 10 PERCENT ON WEDNESDAY.

* IMPACTS...INCREASED FIRE BEHAVIOR WITH POSSIBLE PLUME
  DOMINATED BEHAVIOR DURING THE DAY AND CONTINUED ACTIVE FIRES
  OVERNIGHT.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT HTTP://GO.USA.GOV/ZYV5

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
MAY OCCUR. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE RED FLAG
WARNINGS.

&&

$$

ORZ623-030000-
/O.CON.KMFR.FW.A.0025.140903T1700Z-140904T0600Z/
SOUTHERN OREGON CASCADES-
424 AM PDT TUE SEP 2 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING
THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR HAINES INDEX OF 6 ON EXISTING FIRES FOR
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 623...

* AFFECTED AREA: FIRE WEATHER ZONE 623.

* HAINES...HIGH 6.

* TEMPERATURES/HUMIDITY...HIGH TEMPERATURES 70 TO 80 WITH RELATIVE
  HUMIDITY AT 10 TO 20 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...POSSIBLE PLUME DOMINATED BEHAVIOR ON ACTIVE FIRES.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT HTTP://GO.USA.GOV/ZYV5

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
MAY OCCUR. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE RED FLAG
WARNINGS.

&&

$$
DW

VISIT US AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MEDFORD




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